A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, southeast Indian Ridge (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 15:57:02 / 3:57 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/01/21 / 2021-01-29 15:57:02 / January 29, 2021 @ 3:57 pm. Unique identifier: us6000deqh. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000deqh. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 85.4784° East, latitude -41.2653° South, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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